The Procession of Lord Ashikaga Yoshimasa on an Excursion to Higashiyama (Ashikaga Yoshimasa kô Higashiyama yûran on-gyôretsu no zu)

「足利義政公東山遊覧御行列之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1862 (Bunkyû 2), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshitora (Japanese, active about 1836–1887), Publisher Enshûya Hikobei (Japanese), Blockcutter Matsushima Masakichi (Hori Masa) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 1 (1935), pp. 54-5

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; H. 36.1 cm (14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5011.18a-c

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.41353a-c, 2009.5011.18a-c

Mounted in an album of 55 prints with the hand-written title “The Road to the Capital, Spring 1863” (Bunkyû san haru no miyako michi).

Signed

Môsai Yoshitora ga (on each sheet)

孟斎芳虎画

Markings

Censor's seal: Dog 9 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Matsushima Hori Masa

改印:戌九改
彫師:松島彫政

Credit Line

Source unidentified